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Keyword: Oto
Dates: From 1808 to 1884
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Title: Letter from Ind Agt (Jno Daugherty) & Sub Agt., Belle Vue, Upper Mo. (Joshua Pilcher) To S.I.A.St.L. (Genl. William Clark)
Date: 1836-10-15
Volume: G Page: 26 (Microfilm reel MF-3166)
Author(s): John Daugherty (Indian Agent, Fort Leavenworth); Joshua Pilcher (Indian Sub Agent, Belle vue);
Recipient(s): William Clark (S.I.A.St.L.);
Contents: Reports the agreement on the part of the Otoes, Missourias, Omahaws, Yancton & Santee Sioux, to relinquish to the United States all the land between the state of Missouri & the Missouri River. Presents to these tribes amounted to $4520.
Description: Copy of letter. 2p.

Title: Letter from Indian Agent, Fort Leavenworth (Jno Daugherty) To S.I.A.St.L. (Genl. William Clark)
Date: 1836-11-03
Volume: G Page: 31 (Microfilm reel MF-3166)
Author(s): Jno Daugherty (Indian Agent, Fort Leavenworth);
Recipient(s): William Clark (S.I.A.St.L.);
Contents: Daugherty sends estimates for the erection of necessary buildings at his post and for the erection of a horse mill for the Otoes & Missourias at their village.`
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Letter from Indian Agent, Fort Leavenworth (Jno Daugherty) To S.I.A.St.L. (Genl. William Clark)
Date: 1836-11-05
Volume: G Page: 30 (Microfilm reel MF-3166)
Author(s): Jno Daugherty (Indian Agent, Fort Leavenworth);
Recipient(s): William Clark (S.I.A.St.L.);
Contents: Report of the Otoe & Missouria schools for the current year plus a recommendation for the hiring of a "steady" white woman to teach spinning and sewing to the girl scholars.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Letter from Indian Sub Agent, Westport (A. L. Davis) To Com Ind Affs, Washington (C. A. Harris)
Date: 1837-05-29
Volume: G Page: 46 (Microfilm reel MF-3166)
Author(s): A. L. Davis (Ind. Sub Agent to Potawatomies);
Recipient(s): C. A. Harris (Com. Ind. Affs., Washington City);
Contents: Announces his appointment as Indian Sub Agent to the Potawotomies who have & are emigrating from Indiana. Expresses the belief that these Indians will need some subsistence aid like they received when they first came to their present location. Davis states he has hired Johnston Lykins to assist the moving of the Indians to their land on the Osage River.
Description: Copy of letter. 2p.

Title: Letter from Indian Agent, Fort Leavenworth (John Daugherty) To S.I.A.St.L. (William Clark)
Date: 1837-06-28
Volume: G Page: 50 (Microfilm reel MF-3166)
Author(s): John Daugherty (Indian Agent, Ft. Leavenworth);
Recipient(s): William Clark (S.I.A.St.L.);
Contents: Describes deaths among the Otoes including a great chief, Iaton, caused by a drunken frolic & fighting over squaws. Mentions trouble between Omahaws & Pawnees, in which seven Pawnees were killed. Also mentions the missionary, Dr. Satterly, being killed by the Pawnees. Daugherty states that from all he could learn, Satterly either froze to death or starved.
Description: Copy of letter. 2p.

Title: Letter from Indian Agent, Fort Leavenworth (Joshua Pilcher) To Indian Agent (John Daugherty)
Date: 1837-08-17
Volume: G Page: 61 (Microfilm reel MF-3166)
Author(s): Joshua Pilcher (Ind. Agt., Ft. Leavenworth);
Recipient(s): Jno Daugherty (Indian Agent);
Contents: Encloses copy of a letter from Mr. McGuire which had an extract of a letter from the Com. Ind. Affs. concerning the deputation of Otoes, Omahas, & Pawnees to Washington. States he will be happy to guide the group to Washington.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.
Comments: See letter dated 8/17/1837 from Pilcher to Daugherty.
Title: Letter from Ind. Sub. Agt., Council Bluffs (E. James) To S.I.A.St.L. (William Clark)
Date: 1837-09-25
Volume: G Page: 63 (Microfilm reel MF-3166)
Author(s): E. James (Ind. Sub. Agt., Council Bluffs);
Recipient(s): William Clark (S.I.A.St.L.);
Contents: Expresses fear that bloodshed will occur if Potawatomies are not supplied with necessary agricultural assistance. States that they believe it is due them under the Treaty of Chicago. Further states that Missouri & Otoe tribes have never ceded the land designated for the Potawatomies and will hunt on it.
Description: Copy of letter. 2p.

Title: Letter from Ind. Sub Agt., nr Black Snake Hills (E. James) To S.I.A.St.L. (William Clark)
Date: 1837-09-26
Volume: G Page: 64 (Microfilm reel MF-3166)
Author(s): E. James (Ind Sub Agt. Nr Black Snake Hills);
Recipient(s): William Clark (S.I.A.St.L.);
Contents: Supports his charges (Potawatomies) stating that the claim of the right to hunt by Major Daugherty, representing his charges (Otoes) cannot occur without bloodshed.
Description: Copy of letter. 2p.

Title: Letter from Indian Agent, Potawatomie Landing (John Daugherty) To S.I.A.St.L. (William Clark)
Date: 1837-09-26
Volume: G Page: 65 (Microfilm reel MF-3166)
Author(s): Jno Daugherty (Indian Agent, Potawatomie Landing);
Recipient(s): William Clark (S.I.A.St.L.);
Contents: States that he will arrive in St. Louis about Oct. 15, 1837 with a deputation of Indians from Otoe, Omaha & Pawnee tribes on the way to Washington. Says it is a good time to confer, as the Otoe & Omahas are unhappy with the "no hunting" policy of the Potawatomies. Thinks it would be good to have Caldwell, the Potawatomie chief go to Washington also.
Description: Copy of letter. 2p.

Title: Letter from Ind Sub Agt, Council Bluffs (Edwin James) To S.I.A.St.L. (William Clark)
Date: 1837-12-18
Volume: G Page: 76 (Microfilm reel MF-3166)
Author(s): Edwin James (Ind Sub Agt, Council Bluffs);
Recipient(s): William Clark (S.I.A.St.L.);
Contents: Fears supplies & implements for 1838 will not arrive when needed. Enumerates a long list of what is needed. This list includes supplies needed to build the sub agent's house. Also mentions the ongoing controversy regarding Otoe hunting on Potawatomie lands.
Description: Copy of letter. 5p.

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